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CASE REPORT
Year : 2015  |  Volume : 18  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 44-47

Renal osteodystrophy presenting predominantly with osteosclerosis


Department of Radiology, Irrua Specialist Teaching Hospital, Irrua, Edo State, Nigeria

Correspondence Address:
Oriazo Theophilus Akhigbe
P. O. Box 508, Benin City, Edo State
Nigeria
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DOI: 10.4103/1118-8561.152159

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Renal osteodystrophy is a skeletal pathology characterized by bone mineralization deficiency, which is a direct result of endocrine and electrolyte derangements that accompany chronic kidney disease. We hereby present a case of a 60-year-old man with chronic renal failure showing classical osseous changes of osteomalacia and osteosclerosis.


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